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Scully hails defensive rigidity as Trinity fight back to win EY playoffs

Scully hails defensive rigidity as Trinity fight back to win EY playoffs

April 23, 2017 | 1,349 views | Leave a comment

Trinity battled their way through to promotion to the EY Hockey League courtesy as they topped the Provincial Round-Robin series at Grange Road, leaping over Lurgan with a 2-0 win over Old Alex in the final game of the competition.

Banbridge produce the goods to stay clear and land men’s EY title in frantic goal difference battle

Banbridge produce the goods to stay clear and land men’s EY title in frantic goal difference battle

April 23, 2017 | 999 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge claimed the second EY Hockey League laurels as they held off a rampant Three Rock Rovers with a big win over Railway Union to land the title on goal difference on a dramatic final day of the regular season.

Dagg and Caruth question the EYHL playoff process

Dagg and Caruth question the EYHL playoff process

April 21, 2017 | 2,192 views | Leave a comment

Both Corinthian coach Trevor Dagg and Annadale’s player-coach Peter Caruth have both expressed their frustration at the format of the EY provincial playoff process that leads to a potential place in the national league.

Bann and Rovers’ final day battle for men’s EYHL title

Bann and Rovers’ final day battle for men’s EYHL title

April 21, 2017 | 1,301 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge and Three Rock Rovers will be checking the smart-phones at regular intervals on Saturday from 3pm for good news as they enter the final day of the season level on 42 points.

Alex keep promotion dream alive with playoff win

Alex keep promotion dream alive with playoff win

April 9, 2017 | 1,227 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex shaded the women’s EY Hockey League playoffs as they won three from their four games before crucially drawing 2-2 to keep Muckross in second place at the Merrion Fleet Arena on Sunday evening.

Robson strike pivotal as Annadale edge out YMCA

Robson strike pivotal as Annadale edge out YMCA

April 9, 2017 | 1,755 views | Leave a comment

Annadale completed a perfect four wins from four to earn the ticket from the first round of the EY Provincial Playoffs to compete for a return to the EY Hockey League in a fortnight’s time.

Bann and Three Rock end week 17 level at top of EYHL

Bann and Three Rock end week 17 level at top of EYHL

April 9, 2017 | 1,449 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League will go down to the last day as Banbridge and Three Rock Rovers ended the weekend level on 42 points after 17 rounds of matches; here’s a round-up of the weekend’s action

Tice strikes twice to snatch EY title for UCD

Tice strikes twice to snatch EY title for UCD

April 9, 2017 | 1,111 views | Leave a comment

UCD claimed the women’s EY Hockey League in dramatic fashion as Lena Tice struck two penalty corners to inflict a first defeat of the league season on Hermes-Monkstown, leap-frogging their Dublin rivals on the final day of the campaign.

Banbridge and Three Rock the last two standing in men’s EYHL race

Banbridge and Three Rock the last two standing in men’s EYHL race

April 7, 2017 | 1,076 views | Leave a comment

Following Banbridge’s big win on Wednesday evening against Lisnagarvey, they have the potential to take back the lead – and potentially win outright – in the men’s EY Hockey League.

Bann in the men’s EYHL driving seat with Garvey win

Bann in the men’s EYHL driving seat with Garvey win

April 6, 2017 | 933 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge produced what could well be the crucial victory on Wednesday night in the race to the men’s EY Hockey League as they kept the title within their own hands.

Advantage Hermes-Monkstown for title decider

Advantage Hermes-Monkstown for title decider

April 2, 2017 | 765 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown will have the slight advantage going into their final day title decider against UCD next Saturday thanks to their 2-0 win over Pegasus.

Rovers move four points clear as Glens ease playoff worries

Rovers move four points clear as Glens ease playoff worries

April 2, 2017 | 933 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers beat Railway Union 6-2 to move four points clear at the top of the men’s EYHL; Glenanne strengthened their place in the league with a 5-1 win over UCD; C of I strike late against Inst

Rovers’ double wins see them top of men’s EYHL

Rovers’ double wins see them top of men’s EYHL

March 26, 2017 | 1,314 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers moved top of the men’s EY Hockey League with back-to-back wins over the weekend; Banbridge in range with a game in hand; Monkstown return to top four while Inst look set for drop

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown title decider confirmed; Cork Quins and Loreto bound for Champs Trophy

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown title decider confirmed; Cork Quins and Loreto bound for Champs Trophy

March 26, 2017 | 978 views | Leave a comment

The end of season showdown for the women’s EY Hockey League title between UCD and Hermes-Monkstown has been set after the two sides both won their respective games on week 17 of the season.

Bann and C of I renew rivalries as men’s EYHL returns

Bann and C of I renew rivalries as men’s EYHL returns

March 24, 2017 | 912 views | Leave a comment

The men’s EY Hockey League enters its final phase after a three-week international break with the regular season title – and a place in Europe – still very much in the mix.

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown look to stay on course for final day showdown

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown look to stay on course for final day showdown

March 24, 2017 | 877 views | Leave a comment

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown will hope for no slip-ups on the penultimate weekend of the women’s EY Hockey League season as they look to set up a final day showdown.

UCD and Hermes close in on final day showdown; Pembroke reignite bid to avoid drop

UCD and Hermes close in on final day showdown; Pembroke reignite bid to avoid drop

March 12, 2017 | 1,117 views | Leave a comment

UCD and Hermes-Monkstown both won to close in on a final day showdown in the women’s EYHL; Pembroke reignited their bid to avoid the drop; Loreto close in on playoffs as Pegasus draw

Loreto and Railway battle for playoff balance of power

Loreto and Railway battle for playoff balance of power

March 9, 2017 | 797 views | Leave a comment

After months of swinging fortunes, Saturday’s women’s EY Hockey League battle between Railway Union and Loreto at Park Avenue could well be one that finally tips the balance in each side’s favour in the race for the fourth Champions Trophy place.

Railway’s double delight sets up huge Loreto showdown

Railway’s double delight sets up huge Loreto showdown

March 5, 2017 | 1,200 views | Leave a comment

Back-to-back wins for Railway Union saw them storm back into contention for one of the women’s EY Hockey League Champions Trophy places as they saw off Ulster Elks and Ards over the weekend.

Carson’s late strike ends Town’s wait for win

Carson’s late strike ends Town’s wait for win

March 5, 2017 | 960 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown ended their four-game losing streak in the men’s EY Hockey League as Davy Carson grabbed a fourth quarter winner at Park Avenue.